Description

In search of a Bay Area group camping getaway filled with expansive views, climbing, hiking, and biking? Head to Mount Diablo Group Campground at Mount Diablo State Park. Choose from 5 tent-only group campsites, each with a capacity between 20 and 50. Keep in mind that group sites do not offer showers, so make sure you really like who you’re staying with! With ample opportunities for recreation and relaxation alike, Mt. Diablo State Park camping is a must on your next East Bay adventure.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
59 sites
Up to 20 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking

Biking up Mt. Tam is most definitely “not lame.” While there are beginner, intermediate and advanced routes , most people go fo...Read more

Hiking

From Tarantula Treks to a massive observatory deck with stunning views (perhaps the best in Northern California), there is lots...Read more

Horseback riding

Horseback riding is allowed on the trails. It’s best to contact the park directly for specific information.

Climbing

Whether a casual boulder session or a multi-pitch climb is your thing, Mt. Diablo offers up a good range of climbing options (...Read more

Wildlife watching

Mt. Diablo will not disappoint nature lovers. Wildlife seekers should visit expecting to seek out amphibians, insect life, bob...Read more

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Mount Diablo Group Campground.

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Waterfall
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Hipcamper Brooke
Brooke N.
didn't provide a recommendation.
July 19th, 2015

Beautiful views at sunset!! Last year we went and there was a massive fire ban, so you could only cook on stoves. Still worth it. Pets allowed, but not on the trails :(

Hipcamper Lauren
Lauren M.
recommends this listing.
January 19th, 2018

Secluded camp grounds, dog-friendly campsites but many of the trails are not. Beautiful views from the top of the hiking trails.

Hipcamper Nick H.
recommends this listing.
November 3rd, 2018
Hipcamper Eric C.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
July 31st, 2018
Hipcamper Sophie G.
recommends this listing.
August 20th, 2018
Hipcamper Jonathan V.
recommends this listing.
October 10th, 2018
Hipcamper Jessica M.
recommends this listing.
October 22nd, 2018
Hipcamper Erin O.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
July 2nd, 2018
Hipcamper Judy X.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
December 30th, 2017
Hipcamper Moe G.
recommends this listing.
September 29th, 2017
Hipcamper Salva M.
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March 20th, 2017
Park
Mount Diablo State Park
State
California
Country
United States
Phone Number
(925) 837-2525
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
37.865° N, 121.936° W
Unknown price
Tent Only - Group: 7 Sites
(Up to 20 people per site)
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Tent / RV / Trailer - Group: 1 Site
(Up to 50 people per site)
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 51 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)

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